College Women’s Basketball Final: Hardin-Simmons 56 – Guilford 49

Posted by Press Release on November 18, 2017 at 8:38 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Danie Mabry scored a game-high 18 points as Hardin-Simmons rallied past Guilford College, 56-49, on Saturday afternoon. The game was the season opener for both teams and was part of the Daly 7 Tipoff Classic. Mabry was 4-10 shooting and made all eight of her free throws. Both Addison Garcia and Taylor …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Basketball Outlasted by No. 11 Duke in 77-50 Setback

Posted by Press Release on November 17, 2017 at 3:17 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

• Junior Emma Bockrath paced the Panthers with 21 points, 10 rebounds and five steals on the night – her third double-double in as many games. • Sophomore Camryn Brown canned three trifectas en route to a nine-point outing. • High Point returns home on Tuesday to take on Barton College at 5:00 p.m. in …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Phoenix Climbs Two Spots in CollegeInsider.com Women’s Mid-Major Poll

Posted by Press Release on November 15, 2017 at 9:49 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – In this week’s release of the CollegeInsider.com Women’s Mid-Major poll, Elon University women’s basketball moved up two spots to No. 8 in the rankings. The Phoenix climbed the list thanks in part to season-opening victories and a pair of Top 10 teams – James Madison and Central Michigan – dropping out after …Read the Rest…

Balanced Attack Leads Elon WBB to 90-59 Win at North Carolina A&T

Posted by Press Release on November 13, 2017 at 9:30 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Six double-figure scorers led Elon University women’s basketball to a big 90-59 victory Monday night, Nov. 13, over North Carolina A&T inside the Corbett Center. BOX SCORE The Phoenix pushed its record to 2-0 on the young campaign while N.C. A&T dropped to 1-1. Elon has now won 25 of its last …Read the Rest…

Elon’s White Earns First CAA WBB Player of the Week Award of the Year

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University women’s basketball center Ra’Shika White has been tabbed the season’s first CAA Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday afternoon, Nov. 13. The honor is the third CAA weekly honor for the sophomore from Charlotte, N.C., after winning two Rookie of the Week honors in consecutive weeks last December. …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s Basketball Fall in Hard-Fought Contest at Ohio, 64-61

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• All of HPU’s five Ohioans scored and combined for 46 of the team’s 61 points led by junior Emma Bockrath (17) and sophomore Camryn Brown (17). • Junior Lindsey Edwards racked up 12 points to score in double figures in both of her career games against the Bobcats. • Junior Shea Morgan paced the …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Starts 2017-18 with Convincing 61-Point Win Over Winthrop

Posted by Press Release on November 11, 2017 at 9:26 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball started the 2017-18 season Friday night, Nov. 10, with the largest win of the Charlotte Smith era, defeating Winthrop 98-37 in Alumni Gym. BOX SCORE “We set some defensive goals, especially in the second half, of locking in and seeing how many stop-score-stops we could string together,” Smith …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Basketball Panthers Race Past the Battling Bishops, 111-54

Posted by Press Release on November 10, 2017 at 9:14 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• Seven Panthers scored in double figures as HPU racked up its second-highest points total since moving to Division I play. • Freshman Jiselle Thomas led the Panthers scoring 20 points while playing just 18 minutes in her collegiate debut. • High Point missed its Division I record for steals by just one by tallying …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Hoops Signs Four in 2018 Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on November 9, 2017 at 4:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University women’s basketball head coach DeUnna Hendrix has announced the program’s signing of Skyler Curran, Jenson Edwards, Mya Grimes and Mikaela Johnson. The quartet of new Panthers features three in-state signees as well as one hailing from New Jersey. The group consists or two forwards, one wing and one …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Cruises to 102-47 Exhibition Win Over Anderson

Posted by Press Release on November 6, 2017 at 8:36 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball used a 39-point fourth quarter to pull away from Anderson in a 102-47 exhibition victory on Sunday, Nov. 5, in Alumni Gym. In all, Elon hit 63.8 percent of its shots from the floor, knocking down 37-of-58 on the night in the 55-point victory. BOX SCORE After leading …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Starts 2017-18 Season with USA Today Coaches Poll Recognition

Posted by Press Release on November 5, 2017 at 6:36 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball received one vote in the first USA TODAY Coaches Poll of the season. The vote ties Elon for No. 49 in the nation with Villanova and Boise State. At season’s end in 2016-17, Elon received two votes in the final poll after getting as many as four entering …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford Ranked Fifth in Preseason ODAC Poll

Posted by Press Release on November 2, 2017 at 3:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

SALEM, Va. – Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s basketball coaches selected Guilford College fifth in their annual preseason poll. The rankings were released by the league Thursday at the annual ODAC Women’s Basketball Media Day at the Salem Civic Center, which also hosts the league’s postseason tournament. Eastern Mennonite University received seven of the …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Ranks No. 10 in Preseason CollegeInsider.com Women’s Mid-Major Poll

Posted by Press Release on November 1, 2017 at 10:55 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After finishing third in the CollegeInsider.com Women’s Basketball Mid-Major Top 25 at the conclusion of the 2016-17 season, Elon University has checked in at No. 10 in the first edition of the 2017-18 poll. At No. 10, Elon is one of six teams in the Top 10 that went to the 2017 …Read the Rest…

Bockrath Named Preseason POY, HPU Women’s Hoops Picked Fourth

Posted by Press Release on October 24, 2017 at 1:54 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Junior Emma Bockrath has been tabbed Big South Preseason Player of the Year as the High Point University women’s basketball team was voted fourth by the conference’s coaches, the Big South announced on Tuesday. Bockrath – the 2016-17 Big South Player of the Year – becomes the fourth Panther to earn the …Read the Rest…

Burnett Named CAA Women’s Basketball Preseason Player of the Year, Elon Phoenix Picked Second

Posted by Press Release on October 19, 2017 at 10:32 am under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Senior guard Shay Burnett of Elon University women’s basketball has been selected as the Colonial Athletic Association Preseason Player of the Year, as voted on by the league’s head coaches. The defending CAA champion Phoenix has also been selected to finish second in the preseason poll, which was announced Thursday morning, Oct. …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Continues Prep For Final Season in Alumni Gym

Posted by Press Release on October 12, 2017 at 4:37 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball continued practice ahead of the 2017-18 season this week. On Thursday morning, Oct. 12, the Phoenix practiced for a little more than two hours in Alumni Gym with the team working toward perfecting its defensive game plan and its motion offense in the early-season workouts. After practice, head …Read the Rest…

‘Late Night With the Phoenix’ Event Set for Friday, Oct. 20 (Men’s & Women’s Basketball)

Posted by Press Release on October 11, 2017 at 9:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Join the Elon University men’s and women’s basketball teams on Friday night, Oct. 20, for the annual Late Night With the Phoenix event to kick off the final season inside historic Alumni Gym. The event begins at 8:30 p.m. with doors set to open at 8:15 p.m. Admission to the event is …Read the Rest…


Defending CAA Women’s Basketball Champion Elon Hold First Practice of 2017-18 Season

Posted by Press Release on October 2, 2017 at 4:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University women’s basketball held its first practice of the 2017-18 season Monday, Oct. 2. The Phoenix practiced for two-plus hours in Alumni Gym before going to finish the day with a weights session in Alumni Field House. After practice, seventh-year head coach Charlotte Smith provided her thoughts on the team’s first …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Finalizes 2017-18 Non-Conference Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 19, 2017 at 1:43 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – On the heels of a championship season, the Elon University women’s basketball announced its 2017-18 non-conference slate Tuesday, Sept. 19, to complete its 29-game regular season schedule. Full 2017-18 Schedule “We are extremely excited about our upcoming 2017-18 schedule,” said Elon head coach Charlotte Smith. “We feel we’ve assembled a schedule that …Read the Rest…

Big South Announces HPU Women’s Hoops Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 9, 2017 at 5:14 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The Big South Conference announced the league slate for the High Point University women’s basketball team on Friday. In the double round robin schedule the Panthers play all nine league foes in the Millis Center and visit all of the other nine Big South gyms. The Purple & White tip off …Read the Rest…